Artist Demonstrations: From Maine to Alaska

Come see these masters at work and watch as they create new pieces. This is an outstanding opportunity to learn more about these art forms and to understand the artistic process. The following artists will demonstrate and sell their work throughout the Fair weekend. See the Fair map to locate the artist demonstration area. Click here for the artists' biographies.


Marla Allison (Laguna Pueblo) - painter

Ephraim Anderson (Navajo) - weaver (2019 Best of Show Award winner)

Chrislyn and Linda Fragua (Jemez Pueblo) - pottery

Karenlyn Hill (Onondaga Nation/Iroquois) - Diverse Arts

Terrol Dew Johnson (Tohono O'odham), Tohono O'odham Community Action -TOCA) - baskets

Don Johnston (Qagan Tayagungin Unangan) - baleen baskets

Alex Maldonado (Pascua Yaqui) - Pascola mask and flute maker

Royce Manuel (Akmierl Aw-Thum) – burden baskets

Jennifer Sapiel Neptune (Penobscot) - Wabanaki baskets

Shelden Nuñez-Velarde (Jicarilla Apache Nation) - pottery

Jilli Oyenque (Ohkay Owingeh) – baskets

Ruby Rufina Panana (Zia Pueblo) - pottery

Pee Posh, see Yolanda Hart Stevens, Tim Terry and Daisy Simms) (Pima/Quechan) – jewelry & lapidary

Lucy Parker (Yosemite Miwok, Mono Lake Kutzadikaa and Kashaya Pomo) - Miwok‐Paiute baskets

Norbert Peshlakai (Navajo) - jewelry

Ryon Polequaptewa (Hopi) - katsina carver

Charlene Sanchez Reano (San Felipe Pueblo) – mosaic inlay jewelry

Daisy Simms (Quechan) - beadwork

Yolanda Hart Stevens (Piipaash/Quechan) - beadwork

Tim Terry, Jr. (Gila River Akimel O'odham) - shell etching/shell gorgets

TOCA (Tohono O`odham Community Action), see Terrol Dew Johnson

Louis Valenzuela (Pascua Yaqui) – Yaqui masks

Todd Westika (Zuni) – fetish carver

August Wood (Salt River Pima) - basketmaker

Rosie Yellowhair (Navajo) - sand painting